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Perham Health hosts Just For Women event Oct. 17
Minn. women caught in California wildfires are home safe, looking to help
Motorcycles crash north of Clitherall
High School Construction Update
Hunter shoots 700-plus-pound bear in northwest Minnesota
DNR eyes land swap to connect ATV trail
DGF outlasts Perham on the gridiron
Yellowjackets respond with road sweep of Frazee
Yellowjackets fall to defending champs
Sharon L. Vareberg
George "Joe" Cresswell
Carl F. Bjelland
Mary Lu Thomas
Sophia Marie Sipe
Area students receive degrees from NDSU
Waldon makes Chancellor's List at Montana Tech
Winnie Margaret Walter
Jaxton Dean Lynnes
New agent to join Jack Chivers Realty Group
Arvig Donates More Than $100,000 to Local Schools in 2016-17
Arvig named one of Prairie Business magazine’s 50 best places to work
OK Tire will open new facility in December
OTCHS 90th Annual Meeting in Perham
A recipe for success: Richville cafe owner creates 'A Little Summer Fun'
Johnny Cash Tribute Show is tomorrow in Perham
MS Pizza Ranch fundraiser in Perham is April 24
Perham prom, post prom planned April 29 at PWMS
Family ties built during dirt digging
How many people are dying on roads in the US?
Your letters - Oct. 5 edition
Roundabouts save lives
This is one gun bill that needs to be passed pronto
Can antique vehicles be sold without a VIN?
Into the great wide open: Music legend Tom Petty dead at 66
Perham Center for the Arts presents Neil Diamond Tribute Show
Americana-Folk Band playing at Disgruntled Brewery
Kirkbride Arts and History weekend to be held Sept. 15-16
Tonic Sol Fa concert at Perham High School Auditorium September 8
'Failure is not an option': Perham High School students REACH for life-long success
Crash derails Ada man's memory: Kids, wife, parents all strangers
Natural surroundings: Charles Beck's art, home reflect Otter Tail environment
Dog saves owner, scares off burglars
History Mystery of the week: What store is this?
August 31, 2012
Astro Bob column: Modern definition of 'blue moon' a case of misinterpretation
Tonight is the blue moon -- which isn't blue, of course, unless you happen to be near a volcano. It was actually a mistake by an amateur astronomer...
August 31, 2012 - 9:56am
July 25, 2012
Severe weather moving through the area overnight
.A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR WADENA COUNTY IN CENTRAL MINNESOTA...AND HUBBARD COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL MINNESOTA...AND...
July 25, 2012 - 1:45am
July 3, 2012
Thunderstorms, possibility of hail tonight, Wednesday morning
GRAND FORKS - The National Weather Service here has issued a hazardous weather outlook for much of the Red River Valley as scattered thunderstorms and heat advisories roll into the area tonight and through the week. Thunderstorms are possible tonight after midnight for several eastern...
July 3, 2012 - 11:59pm
Windstorm in Itasca County claims a life
A line of severe storms that ran through northern Minnesota on Monday evening claimed one life, has left thousands of people without electricity, and has the Grand Rapids Police Department recommending only limited travel in the residential areas of the city. Lake Country Power Company...
July 3, 2012 - 1:15pm
June 20, 2012
Storms wreak havoc on Minnesota, but Perham area escapes the worst
The Perham area seems to have missed the worst of some bad storms that have moved through the region over the last few days. Thunder, lightening...
June 20, 2012 - 1:43pm
Hail breaks car windows just west of Detroit Lakes
Hail stones the size of golf balls and small baseballs smashed car windows west of Detroit Lakes this [Tuesday] afternoon. A half-dozen cars...
June 20, 2012 - 9:27am
May 27, 2012
Flood warning has passed; more storms to come
A flood warning expired at 1 p.m. today for northern Otter Tail County, northern Wilkin, southwestern Becker, southeastern Clay and southern Wadena counties. According to the National Weather Service, rainfall in excess of 4 inches had fallen from east of Perham to Wadena.
May 27, 2012 - 11:40am
February 29, 2012
Central Plains thunderstorms hijack moisture from Northern Plains blizzard
The blizzard that wasn't left Hubbard County wind, but little snow. "You're not alone," laughed National Weather Service meteorologist Al Voelker. "From...
February 29, 2012 - 6:33am
February 21, 2012
February 21, 2012 - 2:26pm
February 20, 2012
NWS: 100% chance of snow today in Perham area
The National Weather Service (NWS) isn't leaving much room for question in today's forecast. The NWS is calling for a 100 percent chance of snow in the Perham area today, with one to three inches of accumulation possible throughout the day and another one to three inches tonight....
February 20, 2012 - 8:14am
November 30, 2011
UPDATED: Crashes on icy roads prompt officials to shut down stretch of I-94 in Clay County
BARNESVILLE, Minn. - Icy roads were creating hazardous driving conditions this morning, with several crashes involving semitrailers forcing officials...
November 30, 2011 - 9:29am
August 23, 2011
Strong winds down branches, knock out power in Fergus Falls
FERGUS FALLS, Minn. - Strong winds overnight left Fergus Falls littered with branches and knocked out power to much of the downtown area for a couple of hours, triggering alarms at some businesses, authorities said. A roof was damaged at Stenerson Bros.
August 23, 2011 - 2:37pm
June 21, 2011
Today's the longest day of the year - 15 hours, 51 minutes
Happy summer solstice! Or, as it is referred to in English literature, midsummer. Whatever the name, this is the longest day of the year in the area at 15 hours and 51 minutes from sunrise to sunset. Six months from now, the winter solstice will have just eight hours and 31 minutes...
June 21, 2011 - 10:40am
April 26, 2011
Forecast predicts cooler, wetter-than-average summer
After a dreadfully long winter and stressfully wet spring, normal summer weather doesn't seem like too much to ask. But apparently it is. The National Weather Service has issued its temperature and precipitation outlooks for May, June and July, calling for cooler and wetter-than-normal...
April 26, 2011 - 9:49am
March 23, 2011
Area digs out from overnight blizzard
Much of northwestern Minnesota dug out on Wednesday from the overnight blizzard that left several inches of snow on the ground and cancelled...
March 23, 2011 - 2:53pm